Adult Swim Canada VOD Service Launches Soon

Adult Swim Canada VOD Service Launches Soon

Adult Swim Canada VOD Service Launches Soon

According to Canadian media news website, Broadcaster Magazine, Corus Entertainment (the company that operates Cartoon Network and Adult Swim in Canada on behalf of Turner), will launch an SVOD (subscription video-on-demand) Adult Swim service for the price of $3.99 (CAD) a month with a free trial. The SVOD service will be accessible via the Adult Swim app available via iTunes and Google Play for iOS and Android devices respectively.

The SVOD service will allow the user to access more than 400 hours of original content, including hit shows such as Rick and Morty, The Venture Bros. and Robot Chicken, also new episodes will be added to the service after they premiere in the United States or on the Adult Swim Canada channel, depending on the show.

Christina Miller, president and general manager of Turner’s Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and Boomerang made this statement regarding the future launch of the Adult Swim Canada SVOD service:

“We continue to experiment with opportunities to reach our fans and give them access to all of our original content, Adult Swim’s core audience is a younger generation who wants to consume content on their screen of choice, and this direct-to-consumer offering satisfies this demand by making our most popular programming more widely available in the Canadian marketplace.”

http://www.broadcastermagazine.com/news/adult-swim-announces-new-svod-service-in-canada

Cartoon Network Romania First Local Production: Expedition

Cartoon Network Romania First Local Production: Expedition

Cartoon Network Romania First Local Production: Expedition

On Saturday 5th March at 11.45am, Cartoon Network Central Eastern Europe will air Cartoon Network’s first ever Romanian production, a live action show called Expedition: Cartoon Network (Romanian: Expediția Cartoon Network). The show features children on a treasure hunt near a village in Bavaria, Germany. In order to win a medal and a cash prize, the participants will have to do a series of challenges in the woods with their special guest partner. The show is based on the original German version known as “Spurensuche”, which has aired on Cartoon Network Germany.

http://movienews.ro/2016/03/01/cartoon-network-lanseaza-expeditia-cn-prima-productie-locala/

Cartoon Network UK Continues Adventure Time Dr Martens Partnership

Cartoon Network UK Continues Adventure Time Dr Martens Partnership

Cartoon Network UK Continues Adventure Time Dr Martens Partnership

This week, Dr. Martens have released two new Adventure Time themed versions of their famous boots, continuing their partnership from last year. The Princess Bubblegum boot has wide pink eyelets with pink ribbon laces. The BMO version features embroidered game console details on the toe with BMO’s face on the lace keeper.

http://www.licensing.biz/news/read/dr-martens-shows-off-new-wave-of-adventure-time-boots/043476

Meanwhile, Cartoon Network UK is running a competition to win five pairs of tickets to see the UK premiere of the new Adventure Time mini-series: Stakes with an opportunity to meet Olivia Olson (the voice actress of Marceline The Vampire Queen in Adventure Time) in London, you have until Friday to enter the competition so good luck!